The Magic School Bus Blows Its Top: A Book About Volcanoes

Series: Magic School Bus TV

by Joanna Cole, Gail Herman, Illustrated By Bob Ostrom

Scholastic Paperbacks
February 1996

Ages 6 – 8 . Grades 1 – 3

Library of Congress: 96181115

Lexile measure: 540L

DRA: 38

Guided Reading: P



Ms. Frizzle's class is having a hard time putting together a giant globe of the world. A piece is island so new it hasn't been discovered yet! Before they know it, the kids are beneath the oceans's surface, exploring an underwater volcano. Join the class as they learn about volcanoes.
Joanna Cole

Joanna Cole has been creating books about the Magic School Bus for more than twenty years. She is a recipient of many awards, most recently the National Endowment for the Arts Foundation Award for Outstanding Service to Public Education. She lives in Key West, with her husband.
Gail Herman

Gail Herman is a published adapter, author, and a narrator of children's books. She lives in Newton, Massachusetts.


Paperback / softback

Square Saddle-stitch Paperback

ISBN: 9780590508353

32pp. | 8 x 8